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Best Places For Handmade Jewelry In Tampa Bay

December 23, 2013 8:00 AM

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(Handmade Necklace from Jaunty Jewelry (Credit: Amanda Mole)

(Handmade Necklace from Jaunty Jewelry (Credit: Amanda Mole)

Jewelry can really add that little something extra to an outfit. Whether chunky and colorful or elegant and graceful, the perfect piece of jewelry can help you express yourself and stand out from the crowd. Handmade jewelry is even more special since every piece is different. Check out where you can get some beautiful handmade jewelry in Tampa Bay.

jaunty jewelry Best Places For Handmade Jewelry In Tampa Bay

Handmade Necklace from Jaunty Jewelry (Credit, Amanda Mole)

Jaunty Jewelry by Maria
Tampa, FL
www.etsy.com/shop/JauntyJewelrybyMaria

Jaunty Jewelry is a small business based in Tampa Bay that runs most of its sales through etsy.com. You can find handmade earrings, necklaces, bracelets, matching jewelry sets and its most popular item: baby bracelets for both boys and girls. Jewelry can also be custom made with your favorite color, your name or a phrase or a favorite photo inside of a bottle cap charm. You’ll also find themed jewelry for holidays and special occasions. Prices are very reasonable and this shop has earned a five-star rating from its customers over the past year.

scrabble necklace Best Places For Handmade Jewelry In Tampa Bay

Scrabble Necklace from Felicitous (Credit, Amanda Mole)

Felicitous Coffee House
11706 N. 51st St.
Tampa, FL 33617
(813) 988-2828
www.felicitouscoffee.com

There’s more to Felicitous than just frappés and lattes. This hip shop hosts tons of hand-made jewelry from local artists. Each piece is unique, from necklaces made out of Scrabble tiles to Super Mario Brothers 1-Up earrings. Jewelry lovers will find earrings, necklaces, hair jewelry, rings and more. Since jewelry is created and sold based on the whims of the artists, you just never know what you’ll find — but you’ll always find something one of a kind.

Simple Graces Jewelry
Longo Center
3642 Henderson Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33609
(813) 503-9863
www.simplegracesjewelry.com

Simple Graces Jewelry has been serving the Tampa Bay area for over 10 years. This shop specializes in designing unique handmade jewelry created with gem stones, crystal and copper beads, among other natural elements such as African jade, black onyx and garnet. Earrings, bracelets and necklaces are available in a wide variety of styles to suit both casual and formal settings. There is even a line of men’s jewelry and themed jewelry, such as hearts, elephants and birthday jewelry. Custom orders are also available to get your dream jewelry.

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Vondiva Designz
Tampa, FL 33602
www.vondivadesignz.com

Vondiva Designz is a Tampa-based small business that runs most of its orders through its website. Each piece is unique and is made out of a variety of materials such as silver, gold, glass beads and crystal beads. Long feather earrings are also for sale in an array of colors. Some pieces are created in advance and available for sale, but Vondiva Designz specializes in creating custom jewelry to fit each person’s individual sense of style. You will receive personalized service that can also include group order discounts, rush orders, private jewelry party events and special wedding party consultations.

Randi Bling One of a Kind Handmade Jewelry
Tampa, FL
(813) 789-4308
www.oneofakindbling.com

This Tampa-based online business offers a huge variety of jewelry, including earrings, bracelets, necklaces, anklets and watches. Plenty of colorful materials are used to make these pieces, such as amethyst, jade and murano glass. Randi enjoys combining natural elements with materials like metals to “add bling to natural beauty.” Each piece of jewelry is a work of art that will appeal to your sense of style and appreciation of artistic beauty.

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Amanda Mole has been writing since she was old enough to hold a pencil and cooking since she was tall enough to reach the stove. She believes that food provides more than just vital nutrients: it is an irreplaceable part of countless cultural and social activities. As a Tampa Bay resident for the past 21 years, she is well acquainted with the incredibly diverse range of restaurants, bars, and food festivals that the area has to offer. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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